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Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Cladus: Protostomia
Cladus: Ecdysozoa
Cladus: Panarthropoda
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Chelicerata
Classis: Arachnida
Subclassis: Acari
Superordo: Acariformes
Ordines (2): Sarcoptiformes - Trombidiformes


  • Beron, P. 2008: Acarorum catalogus I. Acariformes: Calyptostomatoidea (Calyptostomatidae), Erythraeoidea (Smarididae, Erythraeidae). Pensoft Publishers and the National Museum of Natural History, Sofia Bulgarian Academy of Sciences.
  • Dabert, M.; Witalinski, W.; Kazmierski, A.; Olszanowski, Z.; Dabert, J. 2010: Molecular phylogeny of acariform mites (Acari, Arachnida): strong conflict between phylogenetic signal and long-branch attraction artifacts. Molecular phylogenetics and evolution, 56: 222–241. doi: 10.1016/j.ympev.2009.12.020
  • Domes, K.; Althammer, M.; Norton, R.A.; Scheu, S.; Maraun, M. 2007: The phylogenetic relationship between Astigmata and Oribatida (Acari) as indicated by molecular markers. Experimental & applied acarology, 42: 159–171. doi: 10.1007/s10493-007-9088-8
  • Mironov, S.V.; Bochkov, A.V. 2009: [Modern conceptions of macrophylogeny in acariform mites (Chelicerata, Acariformes).] Zoologichesky zhurnal, 88 (8): 922–937. [not seen] [in Russian, English translation in Entomological review, 89 (8): 975–992. ISSN: 0013-8738 (2009) doi: 10.1134/S0013873809080120]
  • O'Connor, B.M. 1984: Phylogenetic relationships among higher taxa in the Acariformes, with particular reference to the Astigmata. Pp. 19-27 in Griffiths, D.A.; Bowman, C.E. Acarology VI, Vol. I. Ellis-Horwood Ltd., Chichester.

Vernacular names[edit]

English: mitelike mites
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